Last Updated: 04/05/2023

Latest Update

April 05, 2023
The project is currently in the Design Development Phase with various ongoing meetings for the design of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, technology, and equipment.

Project Overview

Design and construction to remodel existing buildings at 3829 Hanson Rd. and 3901 Hanson Rd., including site development, for bus storage and bus maintenance. The existing buildings were previously used and operated as a warehouse shipping facility. Building improvements at this facility will support articulated buses for the City’s implementation of the BRT (bus rapid transit) program. It will include support spaces for administration offices, buildings & grounds office and shop, bus wash service lanes and fueling, driver lockers and lounge, driver training, and bus maintenance repairs bays and parts storage. Also included in this work is to connect the existing HVAC equipment to the City’s Building Automation System (BAS) network.
October 18, 2022 Update: The Pre Design/Programming phase is complete and staff are reviewing documents and confirming budget.
January 11, 2023 Update: The project is currently in the schematic design phase and will be moving into the design development phase soon.

Project Schedule

City User Agency: Metro Transit

RFP for Architect/Engineer Design Services Advertisement: April 11, 2022
RFP for Architect/Engineer Design Services Due Date: May 09, 2022 @ 2:00 p.m.
RFP documents can be found on VendorNet and DemandStar
"All information regarding dates/times are informational and should be verified with official RFP documents."

Planning and Design: August 2022 - June 2023
1st Advertisement of Bid: July 2023
Bid Due Date: TBD
Construction Start Date: October 2023

Expected Completion Date: January 2025

Public Involvement

There are a number of points of contact during this project where the public is encouraged to give feedback as part of public information meetings and public hearings. Dates, times and locations are indicated below:

City Process Meetings

Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into a contract agreement for Purchase of Services (Architect) with Engberg Anderson, Inc. to provide professional architectural and engineering consultant design services and construction administrative services for the Metro Transit Hanson Road Satellite Bus Facility Remodel located at 3901 & 3829 Hanson Rd.

March 03, 2021 File #64012

Authorizing the City’s execution of a Purchase and Sale Agreement between the City of Madison and McAllen Properties Madison, LLC, or their successors and assigns, for the purchase of the property located at 3901 & 3829 Hanson Road (“Property”) in the City of Madison for Metro Transit Satellite Facility purposes

Current Site Plan of 3829 and 3901 Hanson Rd:


Metro Hanson Rd Site Plan